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This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 17/12

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The Fintech Times Bi-weekly News Roundup on Thursday 10 December 2020: our spotlight on the latest fintech news including appointments and collaborations

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This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 17/12

This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 17/12

The Fintech Times Bi-weekly News Roundup on Thursday 10 December 2020: our spotlight on the latest fintech news including appointments and collaborations

This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 08/10

This Week in Fintech: TFT Bi-Weekly News Roundup 08/10

The Fintech Times Bi-weekly News Roundup on Thursday 8 October 2020: our spotlight on the latest fintech news including appointments and collaborations.

Alphabet-backed fintech GoCardless nears $1 billion valuation amid digital payments boom

Alphabet-backed fintech GoCardless nears $1 billion valuation amid digital payments boom

Payments technology start-up GoCardless raised $95 million in an investment round that values it at $970 million.

B2B FinTechs Diversify Funding Strategies With M&A, IPOs

B2B FinTechs Diversify Funding Strategies With M&A, IPOs

B2B FinTech startups are diversifying their funding sources through venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, and initial public offerings.

Fintech growth: Local sector to deliver $4 billion by 2020, research says

Fintech growth: Local sector to deliver $4 billion by 2020, research says

Fintechs, start-ups that use technology to build early-stage financial services sector businesses, are becoming some of the most exciting new ventures in the country.

Today in European Tech: Estonia’s Bolt nabs €150 million in funding, MessageBird buys Pusher, a new EU cybersecurity strategy, and more

Today in European Tech: Estonia’s Bolt nabs €150 million in funding, MessageBird buys Pusher, a new EU cybersecurity strategy, and more

Hello! Here is what happened today in European tech: Deals – Estonian ride-hailing firm and Uber rival Bolt has raised €150 million euros in a funding round led by D1 Capital Partners. ...

After Visa’s $5bn acquisition of Plaid, will a European fintech be next?

After Visa’s $5bn acquisition of Plaid, will a European fintech be next?

Plaid's giant sale is a key vote of confidence for the space. Similar players in Europe will now be eyeing their own exit hopes.

Investment trends in RegTech

Investment trends in RegTech

An analysis of recent RegTech investment activity, the deals and an outlook of things to come.

The Penser Fintech News Roundup: February 16-29

The Penser Fintech News Roundup: February 16-29

Every fortnight we compile the most important news headlines and updates in the fintech industry covering digital banking, payments, cryptocurrency, and more. Fast-growing digital bank ...

Phyre secures $1.7m to develop its e-wallet in Bulgaria

Phyre secures $1.7m to develop its e-wallet in Bulgaria

The fintech works with two major telcos in Bulgaria.

Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

Stripe raises $600 million as COVID-19 gives fintech a boost

U.S. fintech startup Stripe Inc said on Thursday it raised $600 million, as companies that provide the online infrastructure for financial and payment services get a boost from the ...

If data is the new oil, these companies are the new Baker Hughes

If data is the new oil, these companies are the new Baker Hughes

The latest datapoint in this data labeling boom: Labelbox, a San Francisco startup that operates a software platform for helping companies manage their data labeling tasks, on Tuesday ...

Seven trends impacting the future of payments in APAC

Seven trends impacting the future of payments in APAC

A new whitepaper published by Temenos titled ‘Is APAC’s Desire to Lead Global Innovation in Digital Payments Working?’ has outlined the top seven trends that are impacting the future of ...

Fintech Innovator Crowdz Raises $5.5M in Series A Funding Led by Barclays Bank and Bold Capital Partners

Fintech Innovator Crowdz Raises $5.5M in Series A Funding Led by Barclays Bank and Bold Capital Partners

Premier Silicon-Valley startup launching industry's first global invoice exchange to revolutionize $9 trillion receivables market

Fintech Startup Finix Raises $18 Million, Aims To Become The Twilio Of Payments

Fintech Startup Finix Raises $18 Million, Aims To Become The Twilio Of Payments

Finix, a 30-person San Francisco startup, makes white label software to let companies become their own payment processors. It raised $18 million from Bain Capital, Visa and other investors ...

We talked to 4 VC investors about the hottest trends in payments and the biggest innovations to keep an eye on

We talked to 4 VC investors about the hottest trends in payments and the biggest innovations to keep an eye on

We talked to investors at Andreessen Horowitz, Bain Capital Ventures, Citi Ventures, and Insight Partners.